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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.5 quake: SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Mon, 1 May 12h31, which had occurred 1 hour 46 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA on Monday, 1 May 2017
May 1 14:24: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 3.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 3.0 to 2.0 km.
May 1 14:28: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.4.
May 1 14:37: Magnitude recalculated from 6.4 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 10.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 1 May 2017 14:18 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.79°N / 136.39°W (Canada)
Nearest volcano: Alligator Lake (100 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 1 May 2017
Mon, 1 May 14:18 UTCM 6.3 / 20 km- 84km WNW of Skagway, AlaskaUSGS
Mon, 1 May 14:18 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmSoutheastern AlaskaGFZ
Mon, 1 May 14:18 UTCM 6.2 / 9.8 kmCanada [Land]INGV

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Juneau, AK (199 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
juneau (205.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Juneau AK / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt swaying at first then a wave of strong shaking. One at 4:34am and another earthquake at 6:24am.
Faro yukon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Whitehorse (129.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Whitehorse, yukon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Juneau Ak (186.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Juneau (United States) (206 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Here in Juneau Alaska (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (136 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Aftershock was expected; but we did not expect it to be stronger than the initial quake (via EMSC)
Whitehorse (Canada) (136 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The hard shaking seemed shorter than the first quake but the swaying and rolling seemed longer. Trees were swaying and bird feader swinging on the pole hook. (via EMSC)
Pelican (United States) (206 km S from epicenter)(no details): There is an earth scope monitoring station near my home (via EMSC)

 

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